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Gorou (Japanese: ゴロー Goroo) is a playable Geo character in Genshin Impact.

He is a general of the Watatsumi Army. Courageous and reliable, his men know they can place their trust in him both on and off of the battlefield.

Gameplay Info

Ascensions and Stats

Toggle Ascension Materials

ATK[✦ 1]
Special Stat[✦ 2]
(Geo DMG Bonus)
Ascension Cost (0 → 1)
Mora 20,000
Prithiva Topaz Sliver 1
Sango Pearl 3
Spectral Husk 3
Ascension Cost (1 → 2)
Mora 40,000
Perpetual Heart 2
Prithiva Topaz Fragment 3
Sango Pearl 10
Spectral Husk 15
Ascension Cost (2 → 3)
Mora 60,000
Perpetual Heart 4
Prithiva Topaz Fragment 6
Sango Pearl 20
Spectral Heart 12
Ascension Cost (3 → 4)
Mora 80,000
Perpetual Heart 8
Prithiva Topaz Chunk 3
Sango Pearl 30
Spectral Heart 18
Ascension Cost (4 → 5)
Mora 100,000
Perpetual Heart 12
Prithiva Topaz Chunk 6
Sango Pearl 45
Spectral Nucleus 12
Ascension Cost (5 → 6)
Mora 120,000
Perpetual Heart 20
Prithiva Topaz Gemstone 6
Sango Pearl 60
Spectral Nucleus 24
  1. Does not include weapon ATK value.
  2. Characters gain special stats starting with 2✦.
Total Cost (0✦ → 6✦)
Mora 420,000 Mora


Talent Ripping Fang FletchingRipping Fang FletchingNormal Attack
Normal Attack
Performs up to 4 consecutive shots with a bow.

Charged Attack
Perform a more precise Aimed Shot with increased DMG.
While aiming, stone crystals will accumulate on the arrowhead. A fully charged crystalline arrow will deal Geo DMG.

Plunging Attack
Fires off a shower of arrows in mid-air before falling and striking the ground, dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Talent Inuzaka All-Round DefenseInuzaka All-Round DefenseElemental Skill
Deals AoE Geo DMG and sets up a General's War Banner.

General's War Banner
Provides up to 3 buffs to active characters within the skill's AoE based on the number of Geo characters in the party at the time of casting:
  • 1 Geo character: Adds "Standing Firm" - DEF Bonus.
  • 2 Geo characters: Adds "Impregnable" - Increased resistance to interruption.
  • 3 Geo characters: Adds "Crunch" - Geo DMG Bonus.

Gorou can deploy only 1 General's War Banner on the field at any one time.
Characters can only benefit from 1 General's War Banner at a time. When a party member leaves the field, the active buff will last for 2s.

Adjust the location of the skill.
Talent Juuga Forward Unto VictoryJuuga: Forward Unto VictoryElemental Burst
Displaying his valor as a general, Gorou deals Aoe Geo DMG and creates a field known as General's Glory to embolden his comrades.

General's Glory
This field has the following properties:
  • Like the General's War Banner created by Inuzaka All-Round Defense, provides buffs to active characters within the skill's AoE based on the number of Geo characters in the party. Also moves together with your active character.
  • Generates 1 Crystal Collapse every 1.5s that deals AoE Geo DMG to 1 opponent within the skill's AoE.
  • Pulls 1 elemental shard in the skill's AoE to your active character's position every 1.5s (elemental shards are created by Crystallize reactions).

If a General's War Banner created by Gorou currently exists on the field when his ability is used, it will be destroyed. In addition, for the duration of General's Glory, Gorou's Elemental Skill "Inuzaka All-Round Defense" will not create the General's War Banner.
If Gorou falls, the effects of General's Glory will be cleared.
Talent Heedless of the Wind and WeatherHeedless of the Wind and Weather1st Ascension Passive
After using Juuga: Forward Unto Victory, all nearby party members' DEF is increased by 25% for 12s.
Talent A Favor RepaidA Favor Repaid4th Ascension Passive
Gorou receives the following DMG Bonuses to his attacks based on his DEF:
Talent Seeker of ShiniesSeeker of ShiniesUtility Passive
Displays the location of nearby resources unique to Inazuma on the mini-map.

Talent Upgrade


Character Talent Materials
1 → 22✦
Mora 12,500 [12,500]
Spectral Husk 6 [6]
Teachings of Light 3 [3]
2 → 33✦
Mora 17,500 [30,000]
Spectral Heart 3 [3]
Guide to Light 2 [2]
3 → 4
Mora 25,000 [55,000]
Spectral Heart 4 [7]
Guide to Light 4 [6]
4 → 54✦
Mora 30,000 [85,000]
Spectral Heart 6 [13]
Guide to Light 6 [12]
5 → 6
Mora 37,500 [122,500]
Spectral Heart 9 [22]
Guide to Light 9 [21]
6 → 75✦
Mora 120,000 [242,500]
Spectral Nucleus 4 [4]
Philosophies of Light 4 [4]
Molten Moment 1 [1]
7 → 8
Mora 260,000 [502,500]
Spectral Nucleus 6 [10]
Philosophies of Light 6 [10]
Molten Moment 1 [2]
8 → 96✦
Mora 450,000 [952,500]
Spectral Nucleus 9 [19]
Philosophies of Light 12 [22]
Molten Moment 2 [4]
9 → 10
Mora 700,000 [1,652,500]
Spectral Nucleus 12 [31]
Philosophies of Light 16 [38]
Molten Moment 2 [6]
Crown of Insight 1 [1]


Constellation Rushing Hound: Swift as the WindRushing Hound: Swift as the Wind1
When characters (other than Gorou) within the AoE of Gorou's General's War Banner or General's Glory deal Geo DMG to opponents, the CD of Gorou's Inuzaka All-Round Defense is decreased by 2s. This effect can occur once every 10s.
Constellation Sitting Hound: Steady as a ClockSitting Hound: Steady as a Clock2
While General's Glory is in effect, its duration is extended by 1s when a nearby active character obtains an Elemental Shard from a Crystallize reaction. This effect can occur once every 0.1s. Max extension is 3s.
Constellation Mauling Hound: Fierce as FireMauling Hound: Fierce as Fire3
Increases the Level of Inuzaka All-Round Defense by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Constellation Lapping Hound: Warm as WaterLapping Hound: Warm as Water4
When General's Glory is in the "Impregnable" or "Crunch" states, it will also heal active characters within its AoE by 50% of Gorou's own DEF every 1.5s.
Constellation Striking Hound: Thunderous ForceStriking Hound: Thunderous Force5
Increases the Level of Juuga: Forward Unto Victory by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Constellation Valiant Hound: Mountainous FealtyValiant Hound: Mountainous Fealty6
For 12s after using Inuzaka All-Round Defense or Juuga: Forward Unto Victory, increases the CRIT DMG of all nearby party members' Geo DMG based on the buff level of the skill's field at the time of use:
  • "Standing Firm": +10%
  • "Impregnable": +20%
  • "Crunch": +40%

This effect cannot stack and will take reference from the last instance of the effect that is triggered.

Each Constellation activation requires one Gorou's Stella Fortuna Gorou's Stella Fortuna.


Character Event Wishes

Gorou has been promoted or featured with a drop-rate boost in 6 Event Wishes:

Wish Featured Duration Version
Oni's Royale 2021-12-14
Oni's Royale 2021-12-14
GorouGeo Go­rou Go­rou
December 14, 2021 – January 4, 2022 2.3
Oni's Royale 2022-06-21
Oni's Royale 2022-06-21
GorouGeo Go­rou Go­rou
June 21, 2022 – July 12, 2022 2.7
From Ashes Reborn 2022-12-07
From Ashes Reborn 2022-12-07
GorouGeo Go­rou Go­rou
December 7, 2022 – December 27, 2022 3.3
Oni's Royale 2022-12-07
Oni's Royale 2022-12-07
GorouGeo Go­rou Go­rou
December 7, 2022 – December 27, 2022 3.3
Of Silken Clouds Woven 2024-03-13
Of Silken Clouds Woven 2024-03-13
GorouGeo Go­rou Go­rou
March 13, 2024 – April 2, 2024 4.5
Oni's Royale 2024-03-13
Oni's Royale 2024-03-13
GorouGeo Go­rou Go­rou
March 13, 2024 – April 2, 2024 4.5

Chronicled Wishes

Gorou has not been included in any Chronicled Wishes.

Other Languages

LanguageOfficial Name

Change History

Introduced in Version 2.0 • Released in Version 2.3
Version 4.6
  • Updates to character voice-overs:
    • Updated audio for Korean:
      • "About Kamisato Ayaka"
        • A small pause was cut from the audio

Version 2.7

  • Updates to character voice-overs:
    • Removed from all languages:
      • "Disengaging Wind Glider"

Version 2.4

Version 2.3

Version 2.0

  • Gorou was introduced as an NPC.